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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.